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Mar 25 2019
Stanford News conducted an interview with Professor Ian Morris, in which he explains how the issues that led to Brexit, Britain’s withdrawal from the European Union, have come up throughout British history, since rising sea levels separated the country from the continent 8,000 years ago. Read the...
Jan 17 2019
Professor Richard Martin will deliver the 28th annual Runciman Lecture at King's College London. 
Oct 18 2018
The Department of Classics is delighted to welcome Michael Penn, Teresa Hinh Moore Professor of Religious Studies and the Director of Undergraduate Studies for the Department of Religious Studies, as a professor of Classics by courtesy. Professor Penn is a specialist in the history of early...
Oct 11 2018
The Department of Classics is pleased to announce that three of its graduate students have been awarded fellowships for the upcoming academic year. Gabrielle Thiboutot received the Samuel H. Kress Fellowship, Scott Weiss was awarded the Mellon Fellowship, and Ted Kelting received the Geballe...
Oct 10 2018
Christopher B. Krebs, associate professor, will give the Prentice Lecture at Princeton University. His talk, entitled "Classics As Crime Fiction. A Conversation with Caesar, Labienus, and Polybius," will take place on November 15th. For more information, visit